Storytelling for Scientists

  • February 8, 2018 • 4 PM – 5 PM
  • Mid Campus Center Rm 2057
Speaker:  Jessica Hutchins, PhD, Director of Curriculum and Graduate Program, Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences
Can scientific writing be as thrilling as Star Wars? In this workshop, Dr. Hutchins will discuss the science of storytelling to help you get funded and published. Learn how to engage your reviewer’s curiosity by incorporating techniques from storytelling and journalism into your writing. Spoiler Alert: This workshop refers to characters and plot points from Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope (1977).
Sponsor: Division of Biology & Biological Sciences, The Office of Faculty Affairs, Washington University in St. Louis
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. CST
Location: Mid Campus Center Rm 2057